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Green Stink Bug

Nezara viridula

Habitat:

rainforest area of Monteverde

1 Species ID Suggestions

RachaelB
RachaelB 7 years ago
Green Stink Bug?
Acrosternum hilare Green stink bug


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4 Comments

drmo
drmo 7 years ago

maybe. the antenna are not black but maybe it is because it is a juvenile?
I will go with Nezara

ASH247
ASH247 7 years ago

I didn't understand like half of what you said but I'm goin with it!!!! Great picture!!

RachaelB
RachaelB 7 years ago

Or this one: Nezara viridula, commonly known as the southern green stink bug: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nezara_viri...
The description on wiki says the Green stink bug can be differentiated from the species Nezara by its black outermost three antennal segments. The antenna on this bug doesn't look black so maybe it is the Nezara species...
I'm sure someone else on PN can confirm for us ;-)

drmo
drmo 7 years ago

sounds good to me!

drmo
Spotted by
drmo

Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 30, 2006
Submitted on Jun 25, 2012

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